Basement Mold and Mildew

Basement mold and mildew can ruin a home. Contact Ground Up Foundation Repair for solutions.

Many homeowners in the greater Nashville, Tennessee area struggle to keep their basements dry and healthy. If you have ever head to deal with a wet basement, then you know how many problems it can cause, and how difficult it can be to control. Wet or damp basements may lead to serious health issues for… [Read More]

Foundation Crack Repair

Foundation Crack Repair in Tennessee - Ground Up Foundation Repair

FOUNDATION CRACK Repair As structures settle, homeowners will sometimes notice the development of foundation cracks. These can develop slowly over time. Although a crack in the wall can be unsightly, the majority of cracks are not a major cause for concern. Small hairline cracks are normal. This type of crack is usually caused by shrinking concrete. But… [Read More]

Bowing and Leaning Walls – Nashville, TN

Leaning walls are a symptom of foundation damage. Contact Ground Up Foundation repair in Nashville, TN.

WHAT IS CAUSING THE WALLS OF MY HOME TO BOW OR LEAN? Middle Tennessee is rampant with red clay soils that are prone to expanding, contracting, and shifting. Because of this, many Tennessee homeowners experience structural problems when their foundation begins to move along with the soil beneath it. While many signs of foundation failure… [Read More]

French Drain System in Nashville

Ground Up Foundation Repair offers the best French Drain services in Nashville, TN.

FRENCH DRAIN SYSTEM What is a French Drain System? French drain systems are a proven solution for removing excess water. A French drain used to be something as simple as a ditch filled with gravel, but they have evolved into more specialized systems with drain tiles that have perforations or holes to allow water to… [Read More]

Crawl Space Repair in Nashville, TN

Push Pier System to fix crawl space in Nashville, TN.

Crawl Space Repair in Nashville, TN Crawl spaces can be found throughout homes in the Nashville area. One problem that arises again and again with this type of structure is sagging floors. If your home starts to squeak from sloping or sinking floors, your home may be experiencing crawl space foundation failure. When this happens, the… [Read More]

Foundation Repair Products

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Foundation Repair Products STEEL PUSH PIERS Steel Push Piers (also known as Resistance Piers) are a primary foundation repair tool used to lift and stabilize large structure foundations in Nashville and the surrounding Middle TN area. They are installed using vibration-free hydraulic equipment that is easily transportable and non-disruptive. Each steel pier is load tested to… [Read More]

Common Foundation Problems in Nashville, TN

Cracked concrete is a sign of foundation problems. Ground Up Foundation Repair - Nashville, TN.

COMMON FOUNDATION PROBLEMS IN NASHVILLE, TN Foundation problems are a common occurrence in Nashville and surrounding areas. Most foundation repair is the result of soil related conditions. Including: Poor Compaction Overloading Over Saturated Soil Excessive Organic Materials Soil Erosion These soil conditions put stress on your home that can cause it to shift and settle… [Read More]

Sump Pump System Installation, Repair & Backup in Tennessee

Sump pump installation and repair in Nashville, TN - Ground Up Foundation Repair.

SUMP PUMP SYSTEM INSTALLATION, REPAIR & BACKUP IN TENNESSEE SUMP PUMP SERVICES Ground Up Foundation Repair is the premier waterproofing contractor in Middle Tennessee – serving Nashville, Murfreesboro, and more. We utilize patented sump pump systems manufactured by the industry leader Earth Contact Products. When it comes to sump pump installation and repair, let us… [Read More]

Fireplace Leaks

Ground Up Foundation Repair can fix your cracked or leaking fireplace in Middle Tennessee.

Leaks in your home are always a big deal. But one area of the home in which leaks are particularly troublesome is the fireplace. Normally, fireplace leaks are caused by poor home waterproofing, or by a foundation problem that has caused cracks to form in the chimney. If you have fireplace leaks in your home,… [Read More]

Middle TN Residents Should Regularly Get Foundation Inspections

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If you live in Tennessee it is important that you regularly inspect your foundation. Residents of Nashville, Murfreesboro, Franklin, and other areas in Middle Tennessee commonly experience foundation settlement that needs professional attention. Ground Up Foundation Repair offers free inspections and estimates.  What may appear as small crack in the ceiling or a slightly sloping floor could… [Read More]